Geneva, May 7 (IANS) The number of people displaced by conflicts has reached a record high of 38 million people, equivalent to the population of major metropolitan cities such as Beijing, London or New York, the UN and the Norwegian Refugee Council, (NRC) said.
Thursday, May 07, 2015 3:36:18 AM
Riyadh, May 6 (IANS) Five people were killed and 11 others injured on Wednesday in two attacks launched from Yemen on the Saudi border city of Najran, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 11:44:02 PM
Geneva, May 6 (IANS) European Union Political Director Helga Schmid and her Iranian counterparts Abbas Araghchi and Majid Takht Ravanchi will resume their work on May 12 in Vienna, the EU Delegation to the UN and other international organisations said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 8:18:04 PM
As a measure of support for the states, petroleum products, alcohol for human consumption and tobacco have been kept out of the purview of GST.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:44:06 PM
Riyadh, May 6 (IANS) Nearly 500,000 Indian workers arrived in Saudi Arabia in the last 16 months, making them the largest group of expatriates in the Gulf nation, a media report said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:44:05 PM
Dubai, May 6 (IANS) The UAE on Wednesday unveiled its plan to send an unmanned probe to Mars in 2021 to study the atmosphere of the Red Planet, a media report said.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:00:03 PM
Riyadh, May 5 (IANS) French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday expressed his support for the Saudi-led Arab military intervention in Yemen and reiterated France's commitment to stand by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 11:26:18 PM
Riyadh, May 5 (IANS/EFE) Yemeni Foreign Minister Riad Yasin confirmed on Tuesday that between 50 and 60 Yemeni special forces troops, trained by the Saudi-led Arab coalition, have arrived in the southern Yemeni city of Aden.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:30:03 PM
Riyadh, May 5 (IANS) Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz announced on Tuesday the creation of a Riyadh-based centre to coordinate the delivery of humanitarian aid to Yemen in cooperation with the UN.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 10:28:03 PM
Dubai, May 5 (IANS) Fourteen Indian soldiers, who were stranded on board an oil tanker off the coast of Bahrain since December last year have finally left for home, media reports said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 8:28:02 PM
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